'''The College of Wooster''' is a private Liberal arts colleges in the United States|liberal arts college
primarily known for its emphasis on mentored undergraduate research. It enrolls approximately 2,000 students, and is located in Wooster, Ohio
, United States, approximately northeast of Columbus, Ohio|Columbus
. Founded in 1866 by the Presbyterian
Church as the University of Wooster, it was from its creation a coeducation|co-educational
institution. The school is a member of The Five Colleges of Ohio
and the Great Lakes Colleges Association
. As of April 30, 2015, Wooster's endowment stood at approximately $274 million.
Wooster is one of forty colleges named in Loren Pope
's influential book ''Colleges That Change Lives
'', in which he called it his "original best-kept secret in higher education."
It is consistently ranked among the nation's top liberal arts colleges, according to...